Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sculptor (Scl)  ·  Contains:  IC 1537  ·  NGC 55
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NGC 55 Irregular Galaxy in Sculptor, 



    
        

            Ian Parr
NGC 55 Irregular Galaxy in Sculptor
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NGC 55 Irregular Galaxy in Sculptor

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NGC 55 Irregular Galaxy in Sculptor, 



    
        

            Ian Parr
NGC 55 Irregular Galaxy in Sculptor
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NGC 55 Irregular Galaxy in Sculptor

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: TeleVue NP127is

Imaging cameras: QSI 690 wsg-8

Software: Sequence Generator Pro, PHD2, Pixinsight

Filters: Blue  ·  Green  ·  Red  ·  Lum


Dates:Aug. 18, 2017

Frames: 32x180" (1h 36')

Integration: 1h 36'

Avg. Moon age: 25.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.08%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3463519

RA center: 0h 15' 2"

DEC center: -39° 13' 12"

Pixel scale: 1.148 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 341.584 degrees

Field radius: 0.449 degrees


Resolution: 2473x1353

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 55 LRGB 8 x180s

A large 8th magnitude irregular galaxy in Sculptor in LRGB from my balcony in Sydney.
Pretty happy with this given the conditions so it will definitely be on my dark site to do list when I can away from sky limited light pollution.

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NGC 55 Irregular Galaxy in Sculptor, 



    
        

            Ian Parr